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Adding the following to the .vimrc fixes it: let g:Tex_ViewRule_pdf='evince 2>/dev/null' This redirects evince's error stream to the "black hole" device file.


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Big chars (characters with more than 8 bits) of LuaTeX/XeTeX are not yet fully supported. Workaround: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{accsupp} \usepackage{tikz}%\usepackage{pgfmath} \usepackage{stringenc} \usepackage{pdfescape} \makeatletter \newcommand*{\BeginAccSuppUnicode}[1]{% \EdefSanitize\asu@str{#1}% \edef\asu@str{% ...


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Simple steps: Close your running Lyx Open any PDF file within your computer with "right-click" - open with -> choose your Adobe Acrobat as default. Close the PDF file. Open Lyx - Tool - Preferences - Path - PATH Prefix From many paths listed, Change ONLY the path of Ghostscript to your Adobe Acrobat path. Apply - Save Tools - Reconfigure, close Lyx Reopen ...


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I reproduced this using the following: Windows 7 SP1 running in Virtualbox 4.3.6 (on a CentOS 6.4 host) Texmaker 4.1.1 with MikTex 2.9.5105 The pdf's are deformed in the internal pdfviewer, but look normal in Acrobat reader. The deformity depends on the size of the virtualbox window: a narrow virtualbox window, results in a narrow pdf in the pdfviewer, ...


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By default and historically, TeX has used fonts in metafont format (.mf) and in OT1 encoding. A font encoding tells TeX which slot in the font to find a particular character. For example, that the small letter a is in such-and-such number slot. OT1 has 128 slots (7-bit) as TeX was originally 7-bit. There are at least two issues with this: 128 slots is not ...


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There is also slider which is designed to be lightweight and specialised. It is designed to allow the use of notes on a second screen etc. Since it is relatively new, it may be worth watching even if a feature you need isn't yet currently implemented. (It has changed quite a lot since I started playing with it.)


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You might want to check out the "Exam" document class. You can use it to write an assignment or exam in LaTeX and include space for the the solutions (but not include the solutions themselves). Then you can change one statement and print another copy that includes solutions. The only other way I can think of to do what you seem to want is to do a lot of ...


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Don't insert TeX into the the PDF, but insert the PDF into your TeX, and you can use pdfpages for that. Here is an example of how that text you wrote can be put somewhere on the page of a one-page exercise.pdf: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfpages} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \includepdf[pagecommand={\thispagestyle{empty} ...


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The report class uses \raggedbottom, so it's normal that the bottom line is not at 3cm exactly from the bottom side of the paper. The distance is measured from the baseline, so where the ā€œeā€ sits. If you measure the top distance, you should get that the first baseline sits 3cm + 12pt (the value of the \topskip parameter). An uppercase letter is (with the ...


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In Adobe Reader, go to "Edit" -> "Preferences" -> "General" -> "Select Default PDF Handler", and choose the right one to recover the right file association. Note that this happens because WinEdt launches by default the program associated with .pdf files. Anyway, from within WinEdt, you can go to "Options" -> "Execution Modes" -> "PDF Viewer" and choose the ...



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